Spanish side has announced the signing of Turkish international midfielder Arda Turan for €41m.
Barcelona is expected to pay an initial fee of €34m, with €7m to come by way of add-ons.
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Barca has the option of selling the player back to Atletico for a €4.1m loss before July 20 should the new president, set to be elected 48 hours earlier, not wish to sanction his arrival.
The 28-year-old Turkish international is also thought to go out on loan to Galatasary until the ban placed on Barcelona on signing players elapses